Simone Whitaker died on March 8, 2013 at Torrance, California. She came to California in 1946 as a war bride from France and lived in Rancho Palos Verdes and Torrance throughout her life. She last worked as a school secretary at Kit Carson Elementary School. She enjoyed sewing and designing clothing and leaves behind close friends, Frances Ondell, Teresa Maldanado and Ann Castoro. As well as cousins Isabelle and Michel Gautier of France. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 am on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at the St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Redondo Beach. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City.

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  1. Ma chre cousine ,

    tu viens de nous quitter ,nous sommes bouleverss et pleins de chagrin .Tu vas tellement nous manquer, tu nous aimais et nous t’aimions Maintenant , tu vas reposer avec ta soeur Arlette dans cette terre d’Amrique que tu as tellement sublime.Demain ,nous allons nous recueillir dans la petite glise de notre ville d’Ars pour prier .Nos penses les plus tendres iront vers toi .Ma douce cousine adieu , nous penserons toujours toi .Je sais que nous sommes toujours sous ta bienveillante protection .Nous t’aimerons jamais tes cousins michel ,Claude ,Isabelle , Laurence , Lou , Adle

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